Barking Moonbats

posted at 11:30 am on July 25, 2006 by Bryan

Solomonia’s Boston march coverage
Olberman’s Nazi Salute
FNC’s Ailes Blasts Olbermann
The Continuing Education of Juan Williams

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Look at Juan Williams’ eyes…he doesn’t believe his own words.

Just keeping his job.

I hope the first fellow does press charges Saw the entire piece yeterday and I’m sick of leftist bullies! The level of hate is so palpable, right through the screen.

I pray that Condi runs…………..

Jimmyboy1 on July 25, 2006 at 11:54 AM

More people will see oberman today on hotair than on his show wherever it is found. I’ve never seen him on tv. Pleae don’t give him too much attention. Moonbats and idiots of all sorts should be limited to very short clips. They can inflict their “ideas” in a few seconds & “the children” will suffer less.

wcarr on July 25, 2006 at 12:02 PM

Meanwhile Hezbullah (I refuse to write ‘Hizbollah’, the new politically name) has lauched 1200 rockets packed with ball bearings into Norther Israel.

I call these remote controlled robotic suicide bombers.

Soft hearted Juan wants the U.S. to have a really truly serious sit down with the other Arab states to get Israel to stop going after the launch sites (a.k.a. civilian population centers). Good thinking, Juan.

Meanwhile, Hezbullah is a political party in Lebanon, with two cabinet ministers, and elected members of Parliment.

Here in Dearborn, an islamic rights group is suing Bush, and the U.S. for not protecting American citizens sufficiently in Lebanon. The spokeman on this morning’s news said they only want their constitutional rights.

We should have put these hyphenated-Americans all on Israeli buses and drove them to safety in Haifa. This way, we would get some sympathy from Juan when these hyphenated-Americans get ball-bearings drilled into their bodies.

entagor on July 25, 2006 at 12:04 PM

Michelle and team,

Good vent, but…

Please don’t use the term “kidnapped” when referring to soldiers. “Captured” and/or “taken prisoner” is more appropriate during wartime.


Fogpig on July 25, 2006 at 12:05 PM

Jimmyboy1, the tickets will be clinton & babama vs. Allen & Condi. I hope!

wcarr on July 25, 2006 at 12:05 PM

Great illustration of left-wing “tolerance” (pardon the contradiction) with the guy at the rally who doesn’t like having the light shined on what they are all about. Glad to know he believes in his cause so much that he thinks it should be hidden from the world.

As for Juan Williams, what a drama queen.

As for the section regarding that other guy, he reminds me of some arrogant twit I used to see on ESPN Sportscenter, but he seems to have disappeared into thin air. Hmmm …

thirteen28 on July 25, 2006 at 12:06 PM

sorry, Here is my link again: rockets packed with ball bearings

entagor on July 25, 2006 at 12:06 PM

One thing that comes to mind when viewing this Vent is: Can the moonbats EVER be on the correct side of ANYTHING????

It is utterly amazing to me that ANYONE can side with Hezbullah (I really don’t give a crap how it’s spelled). They hide among civilians and kill indiscriminately. And the moonbats consider them heroes practically. makes my stomach turn.

pullingmyhairout on July 25, 2006 at 12:21 PM

Please post a m4v instead of flv file for the ipod link. Thanks.

shirgall on July 25, 2006 at 12:25 PM

fogpig: The term is appropriate when there are no active hostilities between forces. Hezbullah terrorists attacked Israeli soldiers unprovoked, and then kidnapped those soldiers without cause. They are not “Prisoners of War” or “Captured Soldiers”, because Hezbullah doesn’t consider them as such. They’re bargaining chips to them. Leverage to use against Israel. Hezbullah doesn’t play by the rules, nor will they recognize the Geneva conventions. Kidnapped is the right term. Hostages is a better one.

I saw the video of the harrassment at the pro-hezbullah rally yesterday. I don’t understand these people. If they’re so sure of their message, why do they not allow people with opposing viewpoints to videotape their message? Or do they simply hate the fact that they can’t control people’s perceptions unless they have complete control of what information gets out? Attacking the videographer in public like that is assault, and they can be arrested and charged. Stupid Stupid move on their part.

Oblerman has lost it. I used to like him when he was on ESPN and was just funny then. Now he’s a self parody, and goes for the barbs and insults more than real news analysis. Eventually, he’ll be off the air.

Juan Williams is amusing to watch. He counters his own arguments within his own arguments, and his stammering is sad to watch as he reaches for something to come back with. He really needs to prepare more if he’s going to go up against the likes of Laura Ingraham or Bill O’Reilly.

DakRoland on July 25, 2006 at 12:33 PM

shirgall, the iPod link is fixed.

Bryan on July 25, 2006 at 12:40 PM

Juan is a nitwit. He is absolutely TV’s poster child for Affirmative Action. There is no way he would have a job as a so called “Pundit” if he weren’t Black.
I used to think that Britt should jettison him from the Sunday Panel on Fox, but Juan’s inane arguments generally reinforce the points that the Conservatives on the show are trying to make.
In fact, Juan epitomizes the Left’s inability to make a cogent argument or to even articulate a consistent coherent thought.
At the end of the day, he only ends up embarrassing himself and those whose views he tries to defend.

there it is on July 25, 2006 at 12:53 PM

Will this be available on YouTube?

Ian on July 25, 2006 at 12:57 PM

Great Vent Michelle!

Opposition from the left to anything Israel does to defend itself is oh soooooo predictable. You could make a “standard” vent to respond to the left’s condemnation of Israel before they even respond to the next attack.

I am puzzled by one fact however. Many of the left are American Jews, yet the left overwhelmingly supports those that would kill every Jew they could get their hands on (Palestine, Islamofacists). Why are so many of the American Jews supporting the left when it clearly is not in their best interest?

omegaram on July 25, 2006 at 1:11 PM

I loved the summary. The MSM likes to omit the fact that Hezbollah invaded Israel and killed 8 soldiers. They try to paint it as two israelis getting jumped on the way back from a Lebanese 7-11.
This is one of the best vents I’ve seen yet.

BelchSpeak on July 25, 2006 at 1:12 PM

I’ve been in Solomonia’s shoes before, for people who talk asbout freedom of speech and association, they sure don’t like people around them taking pictures or speaking their piece. i’ve lost two cameras doing stuff like that (mercifully they were cheapos)

Defector01 on July 25, 2006 at 1:14 PM

Posting pictures on the Net, Cohen?

Actually — that was me, hoss. I posted the pics at Rightnation from the Boston March several months ago. Including the friggin’ anarchist. Aahh, good times….

Come talk to me, boy. And bring your friends, too, so I can add some pics to the “be on the lookout” list.

GREAT vent, Michelle.

maxmerc on July 25, 2006 at 1:26 PM

Great vent.

I hope they do press charges against Cohen. That kind of behavior is unacceptable.

High Desert Wanderer on July 25, 2006 at 1:51 PM

I loved the interchange between the photographer attempting to freely document a public assembly vs. the HisMullah organizer with the semi-official looking “Marshall” nametag.

“I’m telling you to leave.”

“Who the f— are you?”


Dave Shay on July 25, 2006 at 1:56 PM

“Dont lose sight of who started this“..that very thing is being glossed over by most of the media!
Juan Williams has been closer and closer to the edge of the “Dark Side” for a long time now. Nothing Olberman does surprises me. The guy at Solomonia (sp?) who braved that crowd in Boston deserves some combat moonbat pay!
BTW, yesterday’s vent was played this morning on Bill Bennett’s “Morning in America” radio program..and it was just as powerful! BRAVO MICHELLE..keep up the great work!

labwrs on July 25, 2006 at 2:35 PM

Good vent as usreal. I see left’s mantra of ‘Free Speech for me but not for thee’ is in full force as the moonbats try to shout (3rd segment) or literally beat down (1st) their opposition.

Ever watch that channel on Dish network called FSTV ‘Free Speech T.V.’? Moonbats 24x7x365.

And why don’t we ever see any mention of the bb-filled rockets in the MSM?

CrazyFool on July 25, 2006 at 2:39 PM

am puzzled by one fact however. Many of the left are American Jews, yet the left overwhelmingly supports those that would kill every Jew they could get their hands on (Palestine, Islamofacists). Why are so many of the American Jews supporting the left when it clearly is not in their best interest?

That is a very good point. I don’t understand it either. All you have to do is look at the New York Times for a good example of that. None of what liberals say makes any sense. They try so hard to be “progressive” that they revert to archaic ways of thinking. Time after time, they stand up for opressors all in the name of cultural sensitivity. To liberals, the only evil that exists in this world is the American conservative movement. They can always trace any suffering in this world back to the American conservatives. It never fails.

Rick on July 25, 2006 at 3:43 PM

First two targets – good vents…

But what Juan Williams said is utterly true. These so called precision strikes by Israel are lousy – most of the deaths have been civilians and half of them children.

And as for the ambulance attack – how can you miss the big red crosses?

Oh let me guess, the terrorists are HIDING underneath them!

happyhead on July 25, 2006 at 4:14 PM

Michelle…you keep getting better and better! I love the sound track! More of that!

Keith Oberman is so far off the deep end he’d found the edge of the world. When old pal Dan Patrick lets Keith on ESPN talk radio K. just can’t stay with sports, he always veers off into anti-O’Really rants. The other day Dan said, “Keith, it sounds like you’ve got a bad case of Fox Envy.”

Keith sputtered, “Oh yeah!? Oh yeah!?” And went off to Looneyville even more. The thing I can’t understand is how does this guy keep hanging on?

ZULU on July 25, 2006 at 4:23 PM

“Zionists” need body guards and extra support with cameras to catch the beatings and assaults.

A police officer should also be rented… can “off-duty” police officers not arrest thugs?

ar_basin on July 25, 2006 at 4:36 PM

Let’s see, in Iran, the people who are behind all these goings on, those people are Shiites. The people dying in Lebanon are for the most part, simply Arabs. Hasn’t anyone wondered why the rest of Arab Islam hasn’t jumped into the fray?

It’s because the Arab Nations know that Hezbollah is a strictly Shiite terrorist organization who are the puppets of Persian Iran. And, as such, they are as great threat to them if they were in their Country, as they already are to Lebanon. In fact, most of the Arab Nations leaders would probably just as soon see Israel wipe them out, but they would never admit to that.

The one thing that all the Arab Muslim Nations leaders have in common is, as much as they dislike Jews, they would HATE for radical Islam to take aim at them. Better to allow them to hate Israel, and for Israel to periodically wipe some of them out to maintain the balance. That way, everyone Muslim is kept busy hating the Jews and the Americans who help them, and they can go on virtually unaffected by the whole radical Islam thing.

That’s one opinion anyway.

NRA4Freedom on July 25, 2006 at 4:37 PM

Hey happyhead,

What are your thoughts on Hiroshima and Nagasaki? You think that maybe some civilians were killed?

Grow up!

there it is on July 25, 2006 at 4:55 PM

Good analysis, NRA. I agree.

Hate to admit the power Olberman has over me, but I can’t listen to two minutes of his bs without starting to sputter and turn red. He does to me what O’Reilly does to him. The overriding power is still in my hands though-with a swift push of a button, I can make that dork disappear.

Juan is wrong. The Hiznazis are forcing civillians back into their homes by gunpoint to try and get them killed. We know that’s the terrorists MO-break the will of the “aggressors” by slaughtering innocents until we balk and leave, like in Somalia. The cartoon Bryan linked to yesterday with the Hiznazis hiding behind the baby carriage, while the Israelis protect the baby carriage, illustrates that point well.
And yes, the terrorists probably ARE hiding under or at least near ambulances, hospitals, schools, and shelters to get more civillians killed. Juan is a perfect pawn for the bad guys.

NTWR on July 25, 2006 at 5:02 PM

Israel’s aiming is getting even worse – 4 UN observers killed this evening.

NTWR – Israel is not protecting the baby carriage – it is firing rockets right at it. Nearly half of all the civilian deaths have been kids.

happyhead on July 25, 2006 at 6:05 PM

I’d like to see a side by side comparison of O’Reilly’s ratings versus Olbermann’s, or whatever his name is. Like in a graph or something easy to intellectually digest. I have no idea where to look for something like that. Suggestions?

Savage on July 25, 2006 at 6:31 PM

NTWR – Israel is not protecting the baby carriage – it is firing rockets right at it. Nearly half of all the civilian deaths have been kids.

The TERRORISTS (that’s exactly what Hezbollah IS) are hiding behind the skirts (or should I say, burkas) of the women in Lebanon. It’s their preferred method of operation. I assume you think that Israel should have just turned a blind eye to the fact that the TERRORISTS crossed into Israel and kidnapped two of their soldiers??? Or, better yet, just have negotiated with them? Say, release 200 Hezbollah sympathizers just to secure the release of 2 soldiers? Israel is tired of their bullshit and has totally called them on it.

It is really unfortunate (truly) that civilians have died. But WHOSE FAULT is this this? Certainly not Israel’s – after all, they didn’t start this – the TERRORISTS did. Please lay your blame on those who are REALLY resposible – the islamofacists who would love nothing better than to destroy Israel and us, for that matter.

pullingmyhairout on July 25, 2006 at 6:46 PM

more…not only did Israel NOT start this, but I recall that Israel completely pulled out of Gaza (one of the Palestinian’s demands). Israel caved and look what it got them – MORE TERRORISM. unbelievable.

pullingmyhairout on July 25, 2006 at 6:48 PM

ok, i’m on a roll now.


pullingmyhairout on July 25, 2006 at 6:49 PM

Hey, I am against the Islamofacists as much as the next person. If I didn’t hold Israel in such high regard I wouldn’t be criticising it.

I have no problems with Israel blowing up terrorists…

But I do have a problem with Israel killing SO MANY civilians… we are not talking one or two here.. there have been hundreds of innocent people killed (half of which are children) with reports that very few actual terrorists have been killed.

Plus reports of Red Cross ambulances have been shot at – and now 4 UN members killed this evening.

Hezbollah are the scum who like to fire rockets indescriminatly into Israel – so why is Israel allowing itself to be so indiscriminate with its response?

happyhead on July 25, 2006 at 6:56 PM

Ok, so I’ve heard of Keith Olbermann before; only through Ann Coulter making comparisons; ie, ‘so simple, even Keith Olbermann could understand it.’ So, I’ve always thought he was some moron columnist or something who tweaked her tail. I didn’t realize he had his own show. Now, anyone else get a slight shiver of unease when he said, ‘Hey kids, guess what time it is?’ He sounded demented to me. If I heard someone say that at a child’s birthday party, I’d pull my kid out of there. He sounds a bit too much like Pee Wee Herman, after everyone found out he was a lech. Big time loser. Juan, shoot. Laura just made him look like a total tool. Great vent again. Nice to see what the opposition is up to.

austinnelly on July 25, 2006 at 7:14 PM

there have been hundreds of innocent people killed (half of which are children) with reports that very few actual terrorists have been killed.

Could it POSSIBLY be that the MSM is not being fair in its reporting and that we aren’t getting the full and accurate story? perhaps they are playing the propaganda game for Hezbollah?

pullingmyhairout on July 25, 2006 at 7:27 PM

Could it POSSIBLY be that the MSM is not being fair in its reporting and that we aren’t getting the full and accurate story?

Well, we saw how that “Zionist” with his camera was treated when trying to document an event.

Coronagold on July 25, 2006 at 8:34 PM

So Juan has the answer, and that is to have the President cojole other Arab Nations into trying to get Hezballah to stop, or to put it bluntly, pass the buck. How liberal!

That was my first time seeing Keith Olbermann, and hopefully my last.

Happyhead, I disagree with you. Israel is trying its best to miss innocents, but Hezballah has a great comrade in the MSM in portraying so many of the dead as being innocents. I doubt the accuracy of that, and do know that it is the terrorists who are putting so many at risk. Besides, do you think that they really care?

DannoJyd on July 25, 2006 at 8:47 PM

If Hezbollah cared one smidgen about the Lebanese people, they would not be hiding themselves and their weaponry among them. If Syria and Iran cared at all about the Lebanese people, they would call off their proxy dogs. If the rest of the Arab world cared about the Lebanese people, they would be screaming bloody murder for the terrorists to change their tactics to minimize Lebanese civilian casualties.

If Israel didn’t care about the Lebanese people, there would be tens of thousands more of them dead, and their entire country would be in total ruins.

Of all the parties involved, words and actions clearly show that Israel cares more about the Lebanese people than any of them.

speed647 on July 25, 2006 at 10:15 PM

I really like the “But Isreal is killing innocent children” response.

What is Isreal supposed to do? I have yet to here any of their detractors come up with a realistic answer.

Pull out of the occupied territory? Isreal finished pulling out last year.

Talk to the terrorist? Isreal has been doing that for years. Every time they concede to a demand the terrorist come back with 2 more.

Try precision bombing? Since the terrorist are hiding amongst the civilians this is impossible. Especially since the terrorist ytry to set things up so as many innocents get killed as possible. Unless you are going to strap mis cleo on to a bomb, it has no way of knowing who is a terrorist and who is not.

The only other option I have seen from the left is that Isreal should lie down and die. Afterwards there will be a new age of peace and prosperity in the middle east and all will be well in the world.

Damn, the last parragraph reminds me of the old “this is your brains on heavy drugs and blunt force trauma” commercials.

Wyrd on July 25, 2006 at 10:39 PM

“Hey kids, what time is it?” – for MSNBC to face reality and fire you Mr. Olbermann.

From the Drudgereport:

FNC BRIT HUME 1,648,000
FNC SHEP SMITH 1,559,000
FNC GRETA 1,491,000
CNN COOPER 1,128,000
CNN KING 1,097,000
CNN ZAHN 890,000
CNN DOBBS 784,000

Entelechy on July 26, 2006 at 12:23 AM

Michelle looks positively sinister in that first frame. I like.

JamesVersusEveryone on July 26, 2006 at 9:30 AM

How do you know that the civilians that were killed were not carrying AK 47’s or actually firing the missiles at Israel.

Have you seen the pictures of the little darlings carrying AK 47’s and their doting parents are so proud of their future homicide bomber dressed in head scarfs.

This is war and people get killed.

I say Israel should keep this war going until Hezbollah agrees to an unconditional surrender. You know what we used to demand from our enemys in the old days before liberals like Juan Williams have a hissy fit over the enemy dying.

ScottyDog on July 26, 2006 at 11:59 AM